Education Matters matches talent with opportunity. We believe that youth hold the keys to the future, and we are here to help motivated students realize their dreams through education.

Quote Of The Week

Quote of the Week

“Knowledge is power. Information is liberating. Education is the premise of progress, in every society, in every family. ” 

-Kofi Annan

USAP Forum 2017

The USAP Forum took place at Chengeta Safari Lodge June 16-18, 2017. Under the theme “Coming Home” nearly forty USAP students and alumni gathered to share and dialogue on how best to leverage the impact on our home communities.

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The United States Student Achievers Program (USAP) identifies high-achieving, low-income students with demonstrated leadership potential and an ethos of giving.  We work with these students to apply for admission and scholarship to top colleges and universities internationally.
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Student Athlete Cohort

Education Matters’ Student Athlete Cohort works with exceptional high school student athletes to apply for sports scholarships at colleges and universities in the United States. We value the balance between academics and athletics and seek the best match for each student.
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Zimbabwe Career Connect

Zimbabwe Career Connect is an experiential learning program that matches Zimbabwean students studying in the United States with organizations and companies in Zimbabwe for a two month internship during their June-July holidays.
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Yale Young African Scholars

Education Matters is the local partner for the Yale Young African Scholars Program in Southern Africa.  We coordinate an Educators Conference that runs alongside the student YYAS and mentor the Zimbabwean students involved in the program as they work through the U.S. admissions process. The Zimbabwean YYAS program and Educators Conference will place in Harare from 18-24 August 2017 at Arundel School in Harare.
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